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3:30 PM on 03.11.2015

Amber's Unboxing Series: Loot Crate for February

At the end of February, I finally received my long-awaited Loot Crate in the mail! If you're not familiar with what exactly a Loot Crate is, it's a monthly subscription box full of nerdy toys and items. Each one has a variet...

Amber Hunt

5:30 PM on 02.08.2015

H1Z1 real life loot drop unboxing with Samus and Sagat

People tend to hate microtransactions as a rule, but like any other tool, the relative quality all depends on how they're used. Make a game that suits a small but passionate audience who values the opportunity to purchase ne...

Jonathan Holmes

6:00 PM on 01.24.2015

Samus and Sagat unbox Guilty Gear X3d -SIGN- Limited Edition

Some people say GG is the best thing in gaming today. Others say it's all flash and no substance, existing to drawing attention to itself and nothing more. No, I'm not talking about that GG. I'm talking about Guilty Gear, th...

Jonathan Holmes

9:00 PM on 01.21.2015

It's the debut of Amber's Unboxing Series!

[Accompanying music by Alphadeus] When I first heard about Loot Crate, I didn't think it would take off. A company sends you random stuff once a month? For someone like me, that's a nightmare. The inventory box of my life is...

Jonathan Holmes




I unboxed the New 3DS XL and tickled its sensitive nub photo
I unboxed the New 3DS XL and tickled its sensitive nub
by Bill Zoeker

After a Nintendo press event yesterday, I was sent home with a review unit of the New Nintendo 3DS XL. I figured it would be a good idea to record my opening of it so that I could share my trademarked cynical indignation with you all. So, sorry about that. But, you get to see what thing looks like right out of the box! Shiny toys!

It's a pretty standard package, with the glaring exception of the lack of an AC adapter. Nintendo gave IGN the predictable company line, "Rather than raise cost of New Nintendo 3DS XL by charging consumers for a component they may already own, we are giving them the option to only buy if they need an AC adapter."

Cool. You know, except that this device is an upgrade of an existing device, and people might want to sell the obsolete model. Not to mention, people who don't already own a compatible power plug will be praying there will be one in stock when they go to buy the New 3DS XL, and will probably get stuck with a shitty third-party knock-off.

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2:30 PM on 08.22.2014

Here's an obligatory unboxing of the white PS4

So it's come to this, Friday videogame news. Okay. You win. I'm not usually one for console unboxing videos, but the glacier white PlayStation 4 is a thing of beauty. The console shown in this video from PlayStation Access i...

Jordan Devore

12:22 PM on 11.18.2013

PS4: Never forget

Never forget.

Dale North

3:48 PM on 11.12.2013

Get a look at the PS4 retail box contents

Unless you have access to cool things like Daft Punk sets and laser beams, unboxing videos suck. They're all bad. I've even seen ones where people are eating while unboxing, and talking with their mouths full. Gross, right? ...

Dale North

4:45 PM on 11.11.2013

Man who got an Xbox One early invited to launch event

It looks like things worked out for Swami, AKA the guy who got an Xbox One early and posted an unboxing video. Not long after detailing his experiences on Twitter, his system was banned from Xbox Live and his video was hit b...

Alessandro Fillari

4:30 PM on 10.17.2013

Debug PS4 unboxed for your viewing pleasure

Here's a lively unboxing of the PlayStation 4 debug console from Computer Bild TV. While the packaging is obviously not what we'll see for the retail versions of the system, the unit itself is consistent with the consumer-grade models -- on the outside, at least. Living vicariously through this guy. It's all I've got.

Jordan Devore

9:00 AM on 10.04.2013

Look at Yoshitaka Amano's Deva Zan story and art book

I've been looking forward to getting this book for a long time. When we featured The Sky: The Art of Final Fantasy some months back, we were told about the impending release of Deva Zan, Amano's literary debut that not ...

Jayson Napolitano







Grand Theft Auto V - Gratuitous Swag Unboxing photo
Grand Theft Auto V - Gratuitous Swag Unboxing
by Jim Sterling

So, I'll be doing your Grand Theft Auto V review for you, and you'll doubtless want to know exactly how biased and paid off I am. This video, produced in the name of disclosure, reveals the expensive gift items and stacks of loot that definitely swayed my opinion. Or not. You decide. 

Check out the towel, bullet whistle, and dog pockets that have bought your upcoming GTA V review!

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6:00 AM on 07.10.2013

The Sky: The Art of Final Fantasy unboxing video

As promised a few days ago, we're unboxing Dark Horse's three-volume art book collection, The Sky. It celebrates Yoshitaka Amano's contributions to the Final Fantasy franchise by bringing together over 500 pages of concept ar...

Jayson Napolitano

9:00 AM on 07.04.2013

DO YOU WANT TO SEE SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI IV UNBOXING?

DO YOU WANT TO SEE SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI IV UNBOXING VIDEO? DO YOU? ME NOT KNOW YOU WELL ENOUGH. GIVE ME 1 [Life Stone]. AWOOOOOOOO! NOT SATISFIED. GIVE ME 677 MACCA. AWOOOOOOOO! GIVE ME 1 [Medicine]. OK. I SHOW YOU VIDEO. WE CAN BE FRIENDS.

Dale North

8:00 AM on 06.27.2013

Here's a sneak peek of the Final Fantasy IV Remaster OST

Remember that Final Fantasy IV Original Soundtrack Remaster Version album we mentioned a few months back? It's finally coming out, and we've got our hands on it early to give you a peek at what to expect from the set, includi...

Jayson Napolitano

11:30 AM on 04.09.2013

Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory LE lunch box unboxed

The thing I am most excited about regarding Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory is Nobuo Uematsu's soundtrack which also features an appearance by his band, the Earthbound Papas. The OST is included with the limited edition ...

Jayson Napolitano